Local Events

Some of the Harrison Memorial Church of God In Christ’s walk-a-thon walkers in an after walk chat at the foot of Ouellette Avenue on 7 October 2017.Photo by Rpbert Tuomi.

Church Walk-a-Thon Returns Downtown

(WINDSOR, ON) – Although it has lapsed for a few years, Harrison Memorial Church of God In Christ’s walk-a-thon is back, better than ever. Congregation…


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Craft Beer Fest Starts Tonight

(LaSALLE, ON) – The fourth annual LaSalle Craft Beer Festival is taking place starting tonight at 5pm until midnight, and continuing tomorrow from 2pm to…


Oktoberfest banners were seen on Pelissier Street on 30 September 2017.Photo by Robert Tuomi.

Oktoberfest Takes Over Downtown Street

(WINDSOR, ON) – This season there is a lot more, “Ein Prosit,” being heard across the city, all because a few barkeepers in downtown Windsor…


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Bookfest Windsor Ready To Take The Stage

(WINDSOR, ON) – Bookfest Windsor has announced the complete schedule for BookFest Windsor 2017: The Next 150. This year’s festival will run from October 20…


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United Way Fighting Poverty

(HARROW, ON) – Poverty is a complex problem to tackle and United Way/Centraide Windsor-Essex County and its partners are up for the challenge. The recent…


The very exacting skills required to make one armed bandits was on display at the 45th annual sheet metal workers competition held in Windsor on 29 September 2017.Photo by Robert Tuomi.

Sheet Metal Competitors In Windsor

(WINDSOR, ON) – This past weekend, all eyes in the sheet metal world were focused squarely on Windsor and a buzz of activity at Charles…


A simple breakfast of steak and eggs presented without needless flair or embellishment.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Moose Lodge Hosts Free Brunch For Veterans

(WINDSOR, ON) – Windsor’s Moose Lodge Branch 1499 has announced the 3rd annual Honour of Duty Veterans Brunch. The free event for all military service…


Larry Duffield presided over the flag raising at city hall in Windsor on 29 September 2017 in honour of National Seniors Day.Photo by Robert Tuomi.

National Seniors Day In Windsor

(WINDSOR, ON) – Like many other communities around the world, acknowledged the contribution senior citizens make to the city by recognizing Sunday as International Day…


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Recognition Tour Coming To Windsor

(WINDSOR, ON) – As part of the festivities organized for their 20th anniversary, Ontario’s eight French-language Catholic school boards and the Association franco-ontarienne des conseils…


Three Anti-racism activists carried hand-made signs to identify their position on immigration, during a protest against Storm Alliance in Windsor on 30 September 2017.Photo by Robert Tuomi.

Downtown Conflict Avoided

(WINDSOR, ON) – What could possibly have been a confrontation between groups with differing views on immigration ended peacefully Saturday morning. Just before noon, a…